General profile: Honduras

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2020
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
9.905 Millions
24.582 HNL/US$
23 738 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
(n) 111 890 km²
3.47 %
-9.00 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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-12.6 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2020
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Merchandise exports
5 048
6 264
8 226
7 683
Merchandise imports
6 545
8 907
11 175
10 241
Merchandise trade balance
-1 497
-2 643
-2 949
-2 558
Export structure by product group in 2020
(as % of total exports)
7 %7 %52 %52 %41 %41 %
Top 5 partners in 2020
(exports, millions of US$)
3 7825994503663563 782599450366356
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Services exports
1 774
2 108
2 940
1 994
Services imports
929
1 169
1 666
1 847
Services trade balance
844
938
1 274
147
Services exports by main category²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Transport
2.8
2.8
4.3
4.8
Travel
26.1
29.7
22.6
9.4
Other services
10.5
13.9
14.3
22.0
TRADE INDICES
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9611110910694100108106116111765379645448393029273013212712910597100128131147168118951189584746354535578
ECONOMIC TRENDS
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-9.0 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2020
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2020
GDP, current
9 757
15 839
20 980
23 738
GDP per capita, current US$
1 308
1 904
2 302
2 397
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
6.05
3.73
3.84
-9.00
Current account balance, % of GDP
-3.12
-5.08
-4.67
2.95
Exchange rate (/US$)
18.832
18.895
21.945
24.582
GDP by expenditure in 2019
(as % of total GDP)
80.313.522.340.256.480.313.522.340.256.4
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+0.2 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2020
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2020
FDI inflows
599.76
969.10
1 203.50
418.60
FDI outflows
1.00
-1.40
251.90
46.70
Personal remittances, % of GDP
18.50
16.53
17.47
23.49
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
5 576.05 401.54 776.54 322.83 863.73 666.23 369.53 098.22 920.42 810.62 617.92 477.32 821.32 613.62 358.51 805.21 169.1865.4801.4610.4474.54194989611 1761 1391 2041 4171 0601 0591 0149695091 006928669600547403275304382FDI Inwards flowsFDI Inwards flowsFDI Inwards flowsMigrant's remittances receiptsMigrant's remittances receiptsMigrant's remittances receipts
TRADE IN GOODS AND SERVICES
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Trade balance indicators²
(as % and index)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Balance, % of GDP
-18.34
-18.43
-16.64
-19.66
Balance, % of imports
-33.14
-37.55
-33.81
-43.20
Normalized balance
-0.199
-0.231
-0.203
-0.275
Trade openness²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
717478787682858891908075103989392
LABOUR FORCE
Labour force by gender in 2020
(as % of total labour force, all sectors)
Male
64%Male 64%Female
36%Female 36%
OTHER INDICATORS
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0.036 %
Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2020
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2020
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
972
702
512
751
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2006 = 100 for China)
..
13.94
13.62
11.21
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
619 867
743 686
785 056
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2020
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
1.10
0.15
0.17
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
5.58
5.87
8.36
..
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
..
..
..
..
Source: UNCTADstat (http://unctadstat.unctad.org)
Notes:
1
Land area refers to the total area of a country excluding area under inland water bodies. It differs from the country area, that includes area under inland water bodies, but excludes offshore territorial waters.
2
Statistics presented correspond to the 6th edition of the IMF Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual (BPM6, 2009).
n
Estimated. Data refers to 2016.
Symbols for missing values:
0
Zero means that the amount is nil or negligible
..
Not available or not separately reported
_
Not applicable
...
Not available, including no quotation
#
Non-relevant calculation
-
Not publishable
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Negative accumulation of flows; Value included in regional and global totals
Abbreviations & acronyms:
DWT:
Dead weight tons
FDI:
Foreign direct investment
GDP:
Gross domestic product
ICT:
Information and communication technology
TEU:
Twenty foot equivalent unit
US$:
United States dollar
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Generation date: 05 January 2022